The world’s largest Fintech hackathon will be held in Las Vegas on Oct 24 2015 as part of the Money 20/20 conference. The Money 20/20 conference is organized once a year and is one of the most awaited event in the payments and financial tech space. For the conference this year, there will be 10,000+ attendees from 75 countries, 1000 CEO’s, great speakers and a line-up of engaging events. More information is available in the website - http://www.money2020.com/
One of the big events at the conference is the Money 20/20 hackathon. More than 500 developers from 15 countries are expected to attend this event. This event is being sponsored by 10 of the most influential Fintech brands, making it the biggest Fintech hackathon in the world. First Data is proud to be one of the main sponsors for this event.
The hackathon will have 10 winning teams. The total prize money is $125k from the organizers of the event. Additionally we will be giving away a BIG PRIZE to one of the teams who can complete our challenge; the details of the challenge and the prize will be announced at the event itself. Participant hackers will have 24 hours to design and develop an application by leveraging the various APIs, SDKs and other tools. The overall winning team will also have the opportunity to present their solution as part of Money20/20's exclusive Launchpad360, a program that provides companies with a forum to showcase their leading-edge innovation in front of an audience of thousands of investors, media and other ecosystem participants.
Sound exciting? See you at the hackathon.
To register for the hackathon, visit http://www.money2020.com/node/15156